Upcoming Events

Feb 19 2020 - 11:00am
Enjoy 20 minutes of short stories, songs and lots of movement, followed by playtime to build early literacy skills. Recommended for 18 mo.-3 year olds. Class size is limited for the safety of the children. Attendance will be on a first-come first-served basis.
Feb 19 2020 - 11:00am
Enjoy 25 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes, followed by a simple craft. For children who can sit for longer stories to develop school readiness. Recommended for ages 3-5 years. Class size is limited for the safety of the children. Attendance will be on a first-come first-served basis.
Feb 19 2020 - 2:30pm
Bring your creativity and scientific mind to the library to explore a variety of STEAM (Science Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) stations during a fun hour of hands-on learning. Explore as few or as many stations as you like throughout the hour. For students in grades K-5 and their care-... more
Feb 20 2020 - 10:00am
Develop young scientific minds with a story followed by hands-on exploration stations, for children ages 3-5 and their care-givers. This month's theme is Push & Pull. We will discover forces that cause motion. This program is made possible by a grant from the Iowa Governor’s STEM Scale Up... more
Feb 20 2020 - 10:00am
Come practice your English under the guidance of a trained volunteer teacher from the Iowa International Center. English language learners of all levels are encouraged to join us for a fun, relaxed hour of English practice. No registration or preparation is necessary. All English as a Second... more
Feb 20 2020 - 6:15pm
Ready, set, stretch! Prepare for bedtime with fun stories and yoga inspired stretches for families. Children and their care-givers should arrive prepared to move in pajamas or other comfortable clothes. Please bring your own yoga mats or towels. No registration required.
Feb 21 2020 - 10:00am
Stay as little or as long as you wish to explore different interactive sensory stations each month with your child. Recommended for ages 3 years and up, due to choking hazards. No registration required.
Feb 21 2020 - 4:30pm
Design, create, and make! Craft Lab is an open-ended, creative space that invites kids to express their imagination in crafting and making. Participants are able to work on creative projects alone, in groups, or with library staff. Each month will explore a different medium of crafting, from... more
Feb 22 2020 (All day)
Every Saturday and Sundy during regular open hours. Families are encouraged to drop-in anytime to read some special stories and complete an activity specially selected by our Youth Services Staff. No registration required.
Feb 22 2020 - 10:00am
Budding ornithologists are invited to the library to make your own bird feeder. Then take it home and put it out. Have fun watching the birds devour the treat! This event is open to all ages. No registration is required.

Sunday, August 18, 2019